Michaeleen Doucleff is a digital editor for NPR's Science Desk. She is the deputy host for the global health and development blog, Goats and Soda, and she reports for the Web and radio on disease outbreaks and trends in global health.
As a science journalist, Doucleff has reported on a broad range of topics, from vaccination fears and the microbiome to beer biophysics and dog psychology.
Before coming to NPR in 2012, Doucleff was an editor at the journal Cell, where she wrote about the science behind pop culture. Doucleff has a doctorate in chemistry from the University of Berkeley, California, and a master's degree in viticulture and enology from the University of California, Davis.